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Serie A Standing BEFORE the game:
Hellas Verona, 20th position with 22 points and a negative goal difference of -29
AC Mila, 6th position with 53 points and a positive goal difference of +8
Here are HELLAS VERONA 22 official called up players by coach Roberto Stellone for the Serie A Week 35 game, Hellas Verona vs AC Milan on Monday 25 April 2016 at the Marc’Antonio Bentegodi Stadium in Verona, Italy at 17:00
Belgium making their debut in the 2014 FIFA World Cup with a victory against Algeria after being down by a goal. It’s a super victory for Belgium because the winner goal scored by Italian Serie A player Napoli forward Dries Mertens who came as a substitute. Belgium are in Group H along Russia and South Korea.
Napoli having 1 player in each team: Forward Dries Mertens for Belgium and defender Faouzi Ghoulam with Algeria.
Serie A Players called up in FIFA World Cup Group A game Belgium – Algeria:
Belgium: 1 Italian Serie A player with Belgium National Football team:
Napoli forward Dries Mertens played 45 minutes replacing forward in the 46th minute and scoring the winner goal in the 80th minute.
Algeria: 4 Italy Serie A players with Algeria National Football team:
Napoli defender Faouzi Ghoulam, played all 90 minutes
Livorno defender Djamel Mesbah, not playing, listed as a substitute (Livorno relegated to Serie B next season)
Inter Milan midfielder Saphir Taider, played all 90 minutes
Udinese midfielder Hassan Yebda, not playing, listed as a substitute
It is Algeria to open the score in the 24th minute after Referee Marco Rodriguez granted a penalty to Algeria. Penalty conceded by Belgium defender Jan Vertonghen after a foul on Algeria midfielder Sofiane Feghouli. It is Feghouli to convert the penalty with a right footed shot defeating Belgium goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois in the center.
Forward Dries Mertens replacing forward Nacer Chadli in the 45th minute.
Belgium equalizing in the 70th minute with midfielder Marouane Fellaini defeating Algeria goalkeeper Rais M’Bolhi with a headed shot in the top right corner.
In the 80th minute, there you go, Belgium taking the lead following a fast break with the winner goal by forward Dries Mertens defeating Algeria goalkeeper M’Bolhi in the top right corner. Surely, Napoli fans must be cheering for the goal too.
Click the video to watch the goal by Belgium and Napoli forward Dries Mertens against Algeria.